His Excellency Eng. Dawood Abdulrahman Al Hajri

DIRECTOR GENERAL
Dubai Municipality

About me

His Excellency Eng. Dawood Abdulrahman Al Hajri assumed the post of Director General of Dubai Municipality Since March 2018. He is a member of the Executive Council of Dubai. His Excellency also oversees six sectors comprising (34) departments. He also directs (5) departments that are centralized and provide direct administrative support.

He started his career as a city planner in the Town Planning Department and then held several positions in the same field, including the Head of the Executive Planning Section. He was then appoiMed as Assistant Director General of Dubai Municipality for the Engineering and Planning Sector.

Hajri represented Dubai City and Dubai Municipalny A many conferences and seminars and has e.ensive experience In the field of planning, investment and urban development. Ills east experience has a positive impact on his rnernber ships in several committees at the national and International levels. The most important of which is presiding the Emirates Global Center for Accreditation, former president of Society of fn.neers and the Higher Committee for the Urban Plan of Dubai 2020 as well as other international associations. He also serves as the President of the UAE Table Tennis Federation and a member of the Board of Directors of the UAE National Olympic Committee.

Moreover, he is a former member of the Board of Directors of Fl Nasr Sports Club and as the Secretary General of the Olympic Committee. He Is also a member of other boards of directors in several committees in the Emirate.

M HMO holds a bachelor's degree in urban planning and construction technology from Eastern Washington University from the United Mates of Amerio. He graduated from the Mohammed bin Rashid Al MaMoum Leadership Development Program and was awarded the Creative Leadership Awani of the Dubai Government Excellence Program In 2015.